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The German Way: You speak more German than you think | Insider Views | Living in Germany | Expatica Germany

The German Way: You speak more German than you think | Insider Views | Living in Germany | Expatica Germany | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Both German and English have liberally borrowed from each other and claimed words as their own – you can speak more German than you think. | Insider information on living in Germany, from expert opinions to personal anecdotes. We share your experiences.
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Why Learning a Language Should Be on Your Bucket List - Huffington Post

Why Learning a Language Should Be on Your Bucket List - Huffington Post | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The hours I spend in pursuit of knowledge might seem wasted, but the opposite is true. Whenever and wherever we travel, I will always endeavor to speak the native tongue, no matter how limited or butchered.

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Great Post! Loved it!

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Everybody Loves Germany: Why So Many Immigrants Chose Germany

Everybody Loves Germany: Why So Many Immigrants Chose Germany | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Germany is one of the most popular immigration countries. New regulations as well as numerous programs and projects at home and abroad are making the Federal Republic increasingly attractive.
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Deep impact

Deep impact | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
GERMANS joke about their bad English. In Berlin, you can buy fridge magnets with German expressions over-literally translated into English, like “It is me...
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Cultural highlights on Germany's unique stages | All media content | DW.COM | 17.07.2015

Cultural highlights on Germany's unique stages | All media content | DW.COM | 17.07.2015 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Summer is the time for festivals in Germany, with a wealth of theater and music performances across the country. There are more than 500 festivals in all - many of them open air shows in spectacular settings.
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10 words to know before partying in Germany | All media content | DW.COM | 17.07.2015

10 words to know before partying in Germany | All media content | DW.COM | 17.07.2015 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Berlin is known worldwide for being Germany's party hotspot, with Hamburg and Cologne close behind. But before you head out on the town, learn these 10 words.
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How beautiful German sounds compared to other languages - YouTube

Why German is one of the most beautiful languages in the world ;P THIS IS A REMAKE OF "HOW GERMAN SOUNDS COMPARED TO OTHER LANGUAGES": https://www.youtube.co...
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12 German Cartoon Series For German Learners (Not just for Kids!)

12 German Cartoon Series For German Learners (Not just for Kids!) | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
One of the best ways to learn a language, after having acquired some basics, is to immerse oneself in authentic materials, such as short stories, comics, movies or cartoons. While many cartoons on German television are dubbed versions of American...
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3 Quick Ways To Get Into German Dialects

3 Quick Ways To Get Into German Dialects | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
German is a language spoken by over 100 million people in the world, but did you know that Hochdeutsch is only one out of hundreds of dialects? Our country might be small, but its fractured history has led to the...
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You want to learn a language. You really want to learn a language.

You want to learn a language.  You really want to learn a language. | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
But you have a family, a job, duties, other hobbies... how can you possibly fit languages into that? It sounds impossible... except it isn't. The clock isn't your enemy... Time administration is one of the administrative skills you will never regret learning. Most of the time we go around living life by schedules dictated by…
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Berlin Expat Advice - Learn German in Berlin

Berlin Expat Advice - Learn German in Berlin | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Contrary to popular opinion, you can't get by with just English, and you need to learn German in Berlin. Find out why you should learn German and where.
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Germany's Dos and Don'ts

Germany's Dos and Don'ts | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Here's my take on Germany's dos and don'ts and I've thrown in some probably shouldn'ts since, well, with the right timing anyone can get away with anything.
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Dealing with language learning burnout - LearnedWords

Dealing with language learning burnout - LearnedWords | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Do you dread your language class, textbook, or vocab cards? You may have language learning burnout. Don't give up, here's how to recover your enthusiasm.
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Children's German Language Games and Interactive Lessons | Readish Course 852

Children's German Language Games and Interactive Lessons | Readish Course 852 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Even adults can learn German by playing children's games! This course links to over 200 children's free games and interactive lessons for learning German. Additionally, it links to over 2,000 quizzes. To link to free web media to help children learn German language, including: Free browser games, Interactive lessons and activities, Quizzes, Teaching resources, such as presentations and worksheets, Video lessons.
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What is the Difference Between a Burg and a Schloss?

What is the Difference Between a Burg and a Schloss? | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
As a little girl, I always dreamed of living the fairy tale life as a princess in a beautiful castle perched upon a hill, with my long locks of brown wavy hair flowing over the castle window waitin...
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Great explanation for those two words which both translate as 'castle'

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German DJ Felix Jaehn tops US music charts | Music | DW.COM | 20.07.2015

German DJ Felix Jaehn tops US music charts | Music | DW.COM | 20.07.2015 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
German DJ Felix Jaehn has become the first German artist in 26 years to top the Billboard music charts in the United States.
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So, Are Fillers Okay to Use When, Um, Learning a Foreign Language? - Lingholic

So, Are Fillers Okay to Use When, Um, Learning a Foreign Language? - Lingholic | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Learning fillers in your language of study will actually make your speech more fluent. Curious to, um, see how?
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Win Summer Prizes!

Win Summer Prizes! | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Blog and Website sharing love of language learning and personal
development. Written by German tutor, focus on teaching and learning
German, English, French, languages, podcast.
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Enter this competition to win my Beginners' German book or some of the other great products for language learners!

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Lorelei to get major facelift | DW Travel | DW.COM | 16.07.2015

Lorelei to get major facelift | DW Travel | DW.COM | 16.07.2015 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The fabled rocks of Lorelei are set to be redesigned and redeveloped with a five million euro injection from the Federal Government, and an extra four million euro from the state of Rhineland-Palatinate.
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German squirrel arrested after woman complained it was stalking her

German squirrel arrested after woman complained it was stalking her | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Police in Germany arrested a squirrel because it was chasing a distressed woman around the city of Bottrop
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Life in Germany - Ep. 80: Biggest Lies about Germany - YouTube

How many of these have you heard? Did you learn something new? Let me know in the comments! :D Rewboss' video on the so called "Beer Purity Law" - https://yo...
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You want to learn a language. You really want to learn a language.

You want to learn a language.  You really want to learn a language. | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
But you have a family, a job, duties, other hobbies... how can you possibly fit languages into that? It sounds impossible... except it isn't. The clock isn't your enemy... Time administration is one of the administrative skills you will never regret learning. Most of the time we go around living life by schedules dictated by…
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Learning German Language Online Resources - Huge List

Learning German Language Online Resources - Huge List | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Huge list of German language learning resources. Everything needed to learn German- dictionaries, software, German language movies, radio, podcasts & more
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Alessandra Antonini's curator insight, July 30, 2015 5:54 AM

Deutsch lernen: interessante Web-Seiten.

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10 everyday things invented in Germany | All media content | DW.COM | 15.07.2015

10 everyday things invented in Germany | All media content | DW.COM | 15.07.2015 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Germany has a reputation for innovation, with countless groundbreaking inventions - from the modern automobile to aspirin and nuclear fission. But you probably didn't know these 10 things were also invented in Germany.
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